Nixon in China is an opera that features a musical score by the American composer John Adams. The plot revolves around
the visit of U.S. President Richard Nixon to China where he sat down with the country's Chairman Mao Zedong. Check out where
it is currently playing and don't miss the
New York production!
The production first premiered in 1987 and has since enjoyed several new productions as well. The opera takes an intimate
look into several different personalities as we follow their adventures through urban and rural China. Stake out your seat
at a theater near you.
Mark down the dates on your calendar and be sure to check out the upcoming production of Nixon in China. The main characters
in the show include Richard and Pat Nixon, Chou En-lai, Mao Tse-tung, Henry Kissinger and Chiang Ch'ing. Get there before
the curtain opens and enjoy the story as well as the music!